• 860-747-6813
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  • 143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 06062
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Starters/Wings Menu

We are open for dine-in service, curbside pickup, and takeout. But, we have a NEW, limited menu. Please click here for our new menu. The items below with lines through them are NOT available. We also have adjusted hours (click link above). 


Premium Wings

J. Timothy’s is the originator of the “Dirt Wing,” voted Best in Connecticut year after year. The Food Network named our wings a Top 5 bar food...in the country! Watch the video here. Also named the 2nd Best In The Nation by “The Daily Meal”, proclaimed one of the Top 21 Wing Restaurants in America by "Thrillist", and The #2 Chicken Wing You Must Try Before You Die by "Buzzfeed".

"The nation's best wing sauce!" - The Food Network

Proudly serving over 300+ tons of premium, fresh wings a per year!

Our famous Buffalo Sauce & Bleu Cheese now available in jars to go!

Wing Flavors

Original Buffalo
Honey Gold BBQ
Sweet Red Chili
Buffalo Chipotle Dry Rub
(Dry Rub not available Dirt Style)

Wing Sizes (for chicken tenders, see below)

The “Mini”: 6 wings

Single: 10 wings

Double: 20 wings

Bucket: 6.5 pounds before cooking, approx. 35-40 wings

Extra Sides

Bleu Cheese: Small $1.00 / Large $1.75 / 12oz jar 6.75

Celery & Carrots: $1.25

All wings served with our house made Bleu cheese dressing, celery and carrots. We fry all of our foods in Trans Fat Free Oil.

All flavors except Dry Rub can be “Dirt Style”: fried and sauced, then fried and sauced again, for a caramelized, slightly crispier wing. We created Dirt Wings here at the Taverne!

We apologize in advance for NOT being able to split flavors on orders of wings. And all of our sizes will come with a mix of drumsticks and flats. Sorry, no exceptions.

To purchase our famous Buffalo Sauce and our Buffalo Chipotle Spice Mix/Dry Rub, click here for our online store.

Chicken Tenders

We also have available chicken tenders. They are breaded, all white meat boneless chicken. These are not small, boneless chicken chunks or poppers; they are tenderloins. Our chicken tenders can be served plain or covered in any of our 4 sauces. Sorry, but chicken tenders cannot be served dirt style.

Sizes and prices for chicken tenders are below, with or without sauce. Each order is served with bleu cheese, celery & carrots.

6 tenders

12 tenders

20 tenders

For more details and "How To Order Wings", click/tap here. For information on Take-Out, click/tap here. If you'd like to order wings in advance and re-heat them at home, our Cold Wing Pack is perfect; click/tap here


Buffalo Chicken Dip

Enough for two! A spicy blend of cream cheese, pulled chicken and our famous Buffalo sauce, served warm with buttery Buffalo ciabatta toast points...13.95

Basket O’ Onion Straws

Jumbo white onions sliced extra thin, deep fried golden brown, with a special dipping sauce...$8.75

Fried Calamari

Lightly breaded calamari and sliced cherry peppers fried and tossed with garlic butter, served with spicy red pepper remoulade and marinara...$12.95

Garlic Bread w/ Gorgonzola Cheese Fondue

Toasted garlic ciabatta wedges with gorgonzola cheese fondue...$11.95

Mozzarella Fritta

Hand breaded Mozzarella cheese, deep fried and served with marinara, basil pesto, and herbed Parmesan...$9.95

Chicken & Lemongrass Dumplings

Classic pot stickers, pan-seared with a spicy Thai peanut sauce and fresh cilantro...$9.95

Irish Nachos

Fresh fried potato chips loaded with gorgonzola cheese, bacon, tomato, jalapeños & red onion; served with a side of gorgonzola fondue...$13.95

Tailgate Pretzel

A gigantic soft warm pretzel served with our cheddar ale soup and a side of honey mustard for dipping, enough for two!...$12.95

Potato Skins

Crumbled bacon, cheddar & jack cheese, and scallions with a side of sour cream...$11.95

Tater Tot Poutine

Crispy, fried tater tots smothered with a hearty pan gravy and squeaky Wisconsin cheddar curds...$9.95

Add grilled chicken...3.85
Add braised beef short ribs...6.10

Traditional Nachos

Multi-colored chips smothered in Monterey jack & cheddar cheese with sour cream, salsa and jalapeños on the side...$13.95

Add seasoned chicken or ground beef...$2.85
Add BBQ pulled pork...6.10